BlazeSports AmericaTM is the direct legacy nonprofit organization of the 1996 Atlanta Paralympic Games. For more than 20 years, BlazeSports America has been building a Paralympic and adaptive and recreation sport pipeline throughout the country, serving more than a quarter of a million children, Veterans, athletes and service providers with physical disabilities through our programs, training and education initiatives and network.
Based in Atlanta, BlazeSports AmericaTMembraces the mission of changing the lives of children and adults with physical disabilities through adaptive sport and recreation. In addition to its US efforts, BlazeSports America has served individuals and communities in 11 countries, and partners with organizations around the world to provide adaptive sports leadership to an increasingly international constituency.
BlazeSports AmericaTM is a member of the United States Olympic Committee - Multi-Sport Organizational Council, the USA Member Organization of the Cerebral Palsy International Sport and Recreation Association (CPISRA) and a Paralympic Sport Club- Gold Level.